A consignment sale, concerts, even an astronaut talk—find the details on all the events happening this month.
1. 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony & Patriot’s Day Celebration
Wednesday, Sept. 11 | 9 a.m.
Homewood City Hall Plaza
Come out to remember this fateful day and the way it has shaped our country at this annual ceremony held jointly with the cities of Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook.
2. Varsity Patriot Football
Friday Nights | 7 p.m.
Bring on the Friday night lights. Don your red and blue, and we’ll see you at Waldrop Stadium (or away stadiums).
- Sept. 6: At Pelham
- Sept. 13: Vs. Helena
- Sept. 27: Vs. Center Point (Homecoming)
3. Lil’ Lambs Consignment Sale
Friday 9 a.m.-2 p.m. | Saturday 9 a.m.-noon
Trinity United Methodist Gym
Stock your kids’ fall and winter wardrobe while supporting Trinity’s mission and outreach projects in the community, church and abroad. Better yet, volunteer or consign, and you get entrance to the preview party on Thursday. Many items are half-price on Saturday. Find more info at trinitybirmingham.com/kids/lil-lambs/.
4. Play Date for Pitt Hopkins
Tuesday, Sept. 17 | 5-8 p.m.
Come out for an evening of bounce houses, face painting, zumbini, music, food and more to raise awareness for Pit Hopkins Syndrome and those affected by it like Homewood resident JohnWesley Holley. You can also purchase raffle tickets for $1 each, and all proceeds benefit the Pitt Hopkins Research Foundation.
5. Grateful Dads
Friday, Sept. 20 | 5:30-9 p.m.
Cahaba Brewing Company
Come out to see Homewood dads jam away over some local brews and bites. Plus, it all benefits the Homewood City Schools Foundation. Visit gratefuldads.instagift.com for tickets.
6. Birmingham Does Broadway: Leading Ladies
Friday, Sept. 20 | 7 p.m.
Samford University Wright Center
Hear your favorite tunes from Broadway classics as Birmingham’s Leading Ladies take center stage! You won’t want to miss hits from Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Sondheim, Rodgers & Hammerstein, and more, sung by Kristi Tingle Higginbotham, Abijah Cunningham, and other Birmingham favorites! Get tickets and check out a playlist preview here.
7. Open House & Pet Art Show
Saturday, Sept. 21 | 4-6 p.m.
Standifer’s Animal Clinic
Come out to see pet artwork created by elementary-age students in the summer art program from Hall Kent, Shades Cahaba, and Edgewood elementary schools that will be on display, and then will be permanently placed throughout the hospital. You can also meet the clinic’s veterinary team.
8. Vulcan AfterTunes
Select Sunday Afternoons | 3 p.m.
Vulcan Park and Museum
Take in the tunes of up-and-coming artists while sipping on craft brews and taking in views from everyone’s favorite cast iron statue. Bring lawn chairs and blankets, and find a seat to your liking for these Sunday afternoon shows.
- Sept. 22: Logan Ledger
- Sept. 29: Griffin House
- Oct. 6: Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
9. NASA Night with Astronaut Dr. DeLucas
Monday, Sept. 30 | 6-7 p.m.
Homewood Public Library
Astronaut Dr. Lawrence DeLucas will shares his space story, and lunar and meteorite samples will also be on display as part of a lending program with the Johnson Space Center and NASA.
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